Brandon Dhludhlu Biography, Age, Real Name, Idols SA, Ngikhethe Kahle, Girlfriend & Networth

Basic Information

Stage Name: Brandon Dhludhlu
Real Name: Xolani Brandon Dhludhlu
Occupation: Singer-Songwriter
Date Of Birth/Age: 22 years old (as at 2020)
Place of Birth: Barberton, Mpumalanga
Gender: Male
Nationality: South African
Marital Status: In Relationship (With Zama)
Education: Unknown


Born in Barberton, Mpunmalanga, Xolani Brandon Dhludhlu professionally known as Brandon Dhludhlu is a South African singer and songwriter who emerged a finalist on the Mzansi Magic singing competition, Idols SA Season 16. Brandon relased his first single via South African DJ and producer, Oskido’s record label, Kalawa Jazmee Records as one of the Top 3 finalists.


Although his exact birth date and month isn’t known, Brandon Dhludhlu has revealed he is 22 years old, (as at 2020).

Music Career

Brandon Dhludhlu officially kicked off his music career as a contestant on the 16th season Mzansi Magic’s popular singing contest, Idols SA. He fast became a favourite on the show amassing a pretty good following for himself, and finally making it to the Top 3 and emerging a finalist on December 6th.

On Sunday, December 6th, Brandon released his debut single “Uhambe” featuring Duncan via Kalawa Jazmee Records. He first performed the song on the Idols SA show.

According to his mother, Brandon had appeared on the Idols SA show two years earlier but never made it this far.


Brandon Dhludhlu is quite close to his mother, a nurse named, Masego. She once revealed that his teacher in Grade One always complained about his lack of concentration in class. According to her, he would always turn his desk into a drum set.

She also stated that when he was younger, he asked for guitar instead of clothes during a festive season. She has described him as a hard worker and also as an introvert. She revealed that they (his family), initially, were not in support of his music career because of how cruel the industry can be.

Brandon has a younger brother, Mncedisi and a younger sister, Lungelo who he takes care of.


Brandon has not shared any information about his education. While he sounds learned, he has not revealed where he went to high school or university, and what he studied.


Although he has been considered a fan favourite especially among the ladies,  Brandon DhluDhlu Recently Confirmed Relationship With Zama after dating rumours. He has also revealed his crush on BET Award winner, Sha Sha.

Social Media Presence

During the competition, Brandon shared several posts to social media to keep his fans updated. He is quite active on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook where he boasts thousands of followers.


While Brandon is a newcomer to the music industry, his current networth is unknown.

Music Platforms

You can find Brandon Dhludhlu’s new music across various streaming platforms including Spotify, Apple Music, JOOX, Deezer, YouTube, and more.

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